Which Airports and Airlines Provide Courtesy Strollers at the Airport?

Carrie Bradley | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Parents
Carrie Bradley

Family travel provides its own unique challenges, but some airports and airlines provide facilities which go a long way to ease some of the stress. Here are the airports and airlines that provide complimentary strollers for use and information on where to find them.

10 Reasons Why I Transform Into a Demon in the Airport

Tara Povey | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tara Povey

Now, I'm not saying I'm an angel, but I'm normally a fairly chilled out person (if my family are reading this they've probably wet themselves laughing already). But there's just something, well several things, about airports that make me lose my mind. I go from cool, collected world traveller to raging bitch beast in the time it takes someone to ask "Did you pack your bags yourself?".

Flying When Your Child Is Sick or Has a Disability

Carrie Bradley | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Parents
Carrie Bradley

Flying with children can be daunting for parents, and flying when your child is feeling ill or has a disability can only add to the stress. However, there are some requirements in place, depending on the severity of an infant or childs' illness or disability. The first point of call, is always to contact your airline directly.

Pilot's Confessions That Will Make You Think Twice About Getting On A Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Going on holiday any time soon? You might want to look away - this video contains some fairly worrying confessions from actual pilots, including one w...

Relationships: Five Questions To Ask Each Other Before Flying Together

Charlotte Buxton | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Comedy
Charlotte Buxton

When you're in a relationship, finding out whether you can go on holiday together and remain happy in each other's company is one of the biggest tests you'll face. Alongside discovering whether the other person has the brain capacity to remember when bin day is, it's the issue most likely to break you.

The Avro Vulcan Bomber Said Goodbye With This Spectacular Stunt

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Tech

This weekend the Avro Vulcan Bomber marked its goodbye to the skies with a spectacular stunt at the Royal International Air Tattoo, at RAF Fairford in...

Dad Gives 4-Year-Old A Taste Of What It's Like To Be An Astronaut

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Parents

Lea Langumier has been flying with her pilot dad since she was two-year-old, but this time she experienced something completely different. Now aged...

Is It Safe to Fly When You're Pregnant?

Amanda Statham | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Parents
Amanda Statham

Of course there are steps you can take to ensure you and baby are as safe as possible and enjoy the journey rather than simply survive it, so here's everything I've learnt about flying pregnant over the last couple of child-rearing years while working as a travel writer, which will hopefully give you confidence if you're having flying jitters and some peace of mind too.

If You're A Nervous Flyer, Don't Watch This Video

Ruptly TV | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK

This video might not be for those who are afraid of flying! Astonishing footage captures the moments of several planes attempting to land during high ...

The Must Have Tips for Flying When Pregnant

Carrie Bradley | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Parents
Carrie Bradley

Many women will need to fly when they are pregnant, whether for a wedding, business trip or a well- deserved relaxing 'baby-moon'. It could be your last opportunity to eat an airplane meal and watch an in-flight movie uninterrupted!

Life in the Fast Lane: Top Tips on Overcoming Jetlag

Lady Terry Robinson | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lady Terry Robinson

Traveling is like childbirth, after a while you forget the pain and want to do it all over again. In the last twelve months I've circumnavigated the globe twice - zigzagging my way from LA to Sydney, Miami and LA then onto Cannes, Paris, London and Dubai.

Ten Tips for Flying With Your Toddler

Amanda Statham | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Parents
Amanda Statham

Gone are the days when I can rush out of the door with a passport, flip-flops and bikini. Travelling with a toddler takes effort and it's easier if you've got everything you need (and a bit more).

Flying Could Be About To Get A Lot Quieter

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Tech

Aeroplanes are noisy, there are no two ways about it. Over long periods the sound can become oppressive - it's precisely the reason that noise-cancell...

This Flying Bicycle From The 60s Is Beyond Impractical

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Tech

By 1962 man had already shown that the flying car was impractically possibly, but what about the push bike? Nobody had yet attempted to turn the humbl...

Would I Have Stopped Andreas Lubitz From Flying?

Dr Mark Silvert | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK
Dr Mark Silvert

As a psychiatrist I often send reports to occupational health departments based on my risk assessment. I found myself last week asking would I have pulled this pilot's license based on my assessment? And the honest answer is no.

Terrifying Video Shows Wobbly Planes Landing Almost Sideways Due To High Winds

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK

Videos showing planes landing at Leeds Bradford Airport today have emerged, showing one plane almost sideways until moments before touching down. H...

Top Tips To Help Beat Jet Lag

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing quite trumps the horrendous holiday aftermath that is jet lag. You feel cranky, confused and, given half the chance, you could probably sle...

Flying - It's not for me

Claire Michael | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Michael

Maybe it's just time to admit that flying isn't for me. I'm not going to disembark fresh faced after a peaceful eight hour nap and I'm sure as hell not going to learn to stomach crappy airline food.

Selfie 'Could Have Caused Plane Crash'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech

A light aircraft crash in Colorado which cost the lives of both the pilot and the passenger, could have been caused by the pilot trying to take a self...

A Day in the Life of a Bush Pilot

Matt Dearden | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Dearden

Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you left that boring old nine to five job behind and ran away to live in the jungle? Well that's exactly what I did so let me take you on a journey from the remote seaside town of Nabire into some of the world's most remote settlements.

BA Uses Mind-Bending Video To Show Off Its New Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Tech

BA has released an incredible video using 4D projection to celebrate the launch of its first A380 flying from London to Singapore. The video uses a...

Surely, This £99 Airfare To The US Must Be A Mistake...

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

A budget Icelandic airline has launched what are thought to be the cheapest flights ever offered from the UK to the US - priced at £99. The approp...

Jet Lag Doesn't Just Affect Our Sleep...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've ever been on long haul flight you'll know jet lag can just make you feel tired, but did you know it might also make you put on weight? Sc...

Tiny Robot Learns To Fly Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Tech

Researchers at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have modified a tiny off-the-shelf robot allowing it to fly a human flight simulator...

The Dreadful Truth of Flying With Children

Natasha Batsford | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Batsford

There are some things in life that are universally regarded as a stupid idea; hula dancing in front of a lion, playing Russian roulette with a semi automatic weapon, and taking three children under 5 on a two week trip to the other side of the world.